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The Daily Word in bad cops, analog camera sales and Velveeta at Tingley Beach
By August March [ Thu Jan 29 2015 1:21 PM ]
Johnny Zinn is dead.
"We're the last people in the buggy whip business", says local camera store owner.
The trans-Pacific balloon expedition (which includes Albuquerque resident Troy Bradley) made necessary course changes and may make landfall in Baja California on Saturday!
A former Los Alamos National Labs employee told a federal agent disguised as a Venezuelan official that he would design a nuclear bomb capable of targeting New York City.
UNM plans to crack down on smokers this semester.
It might snow tonight.
Our new State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn has ordered a temporary halt to the development of the SunZia renewable energy transmission project.
A grocery store in Northwest Burque caught fire this morning.
Fishing at Tingley Beach is decent if you use Velveeta Cheese for bait.
R&B in the 505: Josef Scott at Outpost
By August March [ Fri Jan 23 2015 2:00 PM ]
Catch local R&B singer and producer Josef Scott, along with guest musicians, at Outpost.
Inside the Outer Limits: Periphery at Sunshine Theater
By August March [ Mon Jan 19 2015 2:00 PM ]
Catch Periphery, Nothing More, Wovenwar and Thank You Scientist at Sunshine Theater.
Circus Swing: Zoltan Orkestar at Zinc
By August March [ Wed Jan 7 2015 12:00 PM ]
Zoltan Orkestar rocks some swing, jazz and polka vibes at Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro.
Black Saturday: A rock show at Launchpad
By August March [ Fri Jan 2 2015 12:00 PM ]
Get the first rocanrol rave-up of 2015 under your belt with Black Maria at Launchpad.
The Daily Word in a lack of police shootings, heat at the Arioso Apartments, William Shatner and snow
By August March [ Thu Jan 1 2015 2:42 PM ]
The Albuquerque Police Department went 5 months without shooting anyone.
But that didn't stop Vice News from selecting APD for its 2014 Worst Policing Award.
A man driving a car allegedly killed a teenage skateboarder near Unser and Gibson.
Albuquerque City Councilors make "less per hour than a high school student working at a pizza parlor," according to a local citizens' advisory group.
The heat is back on (mostly) at Burque's Arioso Apartments.
The Sioux City Journal reports on our town's atomic museum.
A Los Angeles-bound flight was diverted to Albuquerque because a man on board couldn't stop singing.
Presbyterian Rust Medical Center in Rio Rancho is expanding.
William Shatner will make an appearance at this year's Albuquerque Comic Con.
It might snow in Albuquerque tonight or tomorrow.
Howl-y Daze: Howlin' Holiday Jam 2014
Kofi Burbridge • Kebbi Williams • Saunders Sermons • Jeff Sipe • Niki J. Crawford and more
By August March [ Fri Dec 26 2014 9:00 AM ]
Howlin' Holiday Jam is a benefit for New Day Youth and Family Services, a Burque-based non-profit that specializes in serving the homeless and displaced citizens.
A Host of Sparrows: Chatter Sunday at The Kosmos
By August March [ Fri Dec 19 2014 12:00 PM ]
See some fantastic chamber music and hear some poetry at The Kosmos.
The Daily Word in friends of the court, Jackalopes, stolen dogs and cool laboratories
By August March [ Thu Dec 18 2014 11:53 AM ]
Citizens are encouraged to submit Friend of the Court Briefs to U.S. District Judge Robert Brack ahead of an upcoming settlement between the Department of Justice and the City of Albuquerque. The settlement is designed to restructure the city's police department.
City Councilor Dan Lewis is also a vice president at Desert Fuels, our state's largest petroleum wholesaler. Plus which, gas now costs about 2 bucks a gallon.
APS Board of Education member Kathy Korte is suing UNM over her termination from University Hospital following a controversial Facebook post. The suit alleges "retaliatory actions undertaken in violation of Korte’s (First Amendment) civil rights."
Cattleman Aubrey Dunn finally beat incumbent veterinarian Ray Powell in the race to be New Mexico State Land Commissioner.
A local man allegedly spied on his wife with hidden cameras.
Los Alamos National Bank is planning to foreclose on a Jackalope.
The former director of our local Air Force Research Laboratory’s Directed Energy Directorate at Kirtland Air Force Base has died.
Harley the dog, stolen from a local gas station on Wyoming Boulevard, has been gratefully returned to his owners.
There's a really cool laboratory at UNM's Department of Physics and Astronomy.
An Albuquerque man caught two huge rainbow trout at Escondida Lake.
Vote Kinky!: An evening with Kinky Friedman
By August March [ Fri Dec 5 2014 12:00 PM ]
Musician, politician, animal advocate and writer Kinky Friedman plays a show at the JCC.
Bathhouse • Hollow Tongue • hardcore • North • Oryx at Burt's Tiki Lounge
Malbec Wine Tasting at Slate Street Café
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